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Swiss LED Firm Exalos Orders Veeco’s Propel GaN MOCVD System

Veeco Instruments Inc. announced that Exalos of Switzerland ordered a Propel® GaN Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD) System. Exalos plans to use the Propel system for the research and development of broadband LEDs that the company calls superluminescent LEDs (SLEDs). This Swiss company expects to receive the Propel system …

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Xiamen Changelight Orders Aixtron MOCVD Cluster Tools for ROY LED Production Expansion

German firm Aixtron SE announced that its longstanding customer, Chinese optoelectronics producer Xiamen Changelight Co., Ltd has ordered multiple AIX 2800G4-TM MOCVD cluster tools. Aixtron says that Xiamen Changelight intends to utilize the MOCVD cluster tools to increase its production capacity for fabricating gallium arsenide-based (GaAs) red, orange, and yellow …

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glo Orders AIX G5+ MOCVD System to Produce Micro-LEDs

Aixtron SE, announced that Swedish-American micro-LED maker glō-USA, Inc. has purchased an AIX G5+ MOCVD system. The group plans to commercialize micro-LED (mLED) products utilizing their proprietary defect-free GaN nanowires technology. glo-USA says such 3D structures permit the growth of mLEDs while maintaining the reliability of an inorganic material system. …

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Research Company Chooses Veeco MOCVD System for Nanowire UV-C LEDs

Plainview, New York-based Veeco Instruments Inc. announced that CrayoNano AS has purchased Veeco’s Propel® Power Gallium Nitride (GaN) Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD) System. According to Veeco, CrayoNano, a developer of ultraviolet short wavelength UV-C LEDs, plans to use the system to grow semiconductor nanowires on graphene. The company …

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Everlight Opens New Tongluo Factory for Automotive Component Production

Exterior of Everlight's new Tongluo factory

Everlight based in Shulin, New Taipei City, Taiwan, has invested $300 million US dollars for it new Tongluo factory to produce automotive optoelectronic components. The company began expanding its automotive component production in 2014. Today, Everlight supplies automotive products for all LED-based vehicle applications for both interiors and exteriors. The …

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Utah Professor Wins Award for Work on LED Fabrication

University of Utah Professor Stringfellow

Distinguished Professor Gerald Stringfellow of the University of Utah, a former dean of the University’s College of Engineering and a pioneer in LED technology, was awarded a top research prize for his career-long work in the process for making LEDs. Stringfellow’s method for fabricating LEDs is used today for producing …

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Nanchang Kingsoon to Expand Capacity with Aixtron Systems

Aixtron reports that Nanchang Kingsoon, a recently founded Chinese manufacturer of optoelectronic devices, has ordered multiple of its MOCVD cluster tools to expand its manufacturing capacities for producing gallium arsenide-based red, orange and yellow (ROY) LEDs and solar cells. Aixtron says that it will deliver all of the systems in …

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BluGlass to Parter with SemiTek on LEDs

Australian company BluGlass Limited announced that it will partner with HC SemiTek, a leading Chinese LED chip manufacturer. BluGlass and HC SemiTek will collaborate to will explore low-temperature deposition of Aluminum Nitride (AlN) to use in high brightness LEDs and review the RPCVD advantages for green LEDs. Through the collaborative …

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BluGlass and Lumileds to Explore RPCVD Technology

BluGlass Limited of Australia reported that it has signed an exclusive collaboration agreement with Lumileds. Lumileds develops, manufactures, and distributes LEDs and automotive lighting products. The two companies plan to work together to explore the potential use of low-temperature Remote Plasma Chemical Vapor Deposition (RPCVD) for specific LED applications that …

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